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Sergio Martinez plans to be ringside for the Sept. 13 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch in Las Vegas, and then undergo an examination by a New York-based physician two days later in order to determine his boxing future, adviser Sampson Lewkowicz informed RingTV.com on Monday.
Mike Tyson will present former rival Evander Holyfield with the four-time heavyweight champ’s induction trophy for the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame during the Aug. 9 awards ceremony at the New Tropicana in Las Vegas, NBHOF founder Rich Marotta announced on Monday.
WBO super middleweight beltholder Arthur Arthur Abraham will be after his fifth consecutive victory against Paul Smith on Sept. 27 at The Sparkassen-Arena in Kiel, Germany, Sauerland Events announced on Sunday.
Chris Algieri is as confident as ever during a one-on-one interview with RingTV’s Bill Emes, who talked to the unbeaten WBO 140-pound titleholder about his Nov. 22 showdown with Manny Pacquiao and potential future bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Sergio Martinez, who suffered a 10th-round stoppage loss to Miguel Cotto for the RING and WBC middleweight titles, has decided to continue his boxing career following lengthy discussions with members of his team, the former champ announced on Saturday.
Teddy Atlas unloaded on the sanctioning organizations and Levi Martinez’s 117-111 scorecard for Canelo Alvarez, and reiterated why the Danny Garcia-Rod Salka fight shouldn’t be for a world title. The outspoken ESPN commentator also gave his thoughts on Alvarez-Lara and the Chris Algieri-Manny Pacquiao fight.
Lightweight prospect Mercito Gesta stopped veteran Luis Arceo after Round 7 on Friday at Longshoreman’s Hall in San Francisco, Calif. The bout topped a “Golden Boy Live!” telecast that included the debut of Chinese heavyweight Taishan Dong.
Zou Shiming faced his most experienced professional opponent to date in Luis De la Rosa on Saturday in Macau and the Chinese star scored a 10-round decision. RING junior featherweight champ Guillermo Rigondeaux and former flyweight titleholder Brian Viloria scored KO victories on the undercard.
Watch WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin shake out in Santa Monica, Calif., before leaving for NYC where he will fight former beltholder Daniel Geale, and listen to Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez who says Geale is the “most accomplished fighter” Golovkin has faced.
Chris Algieri talks about preparing for Manny Pacquiao, carrying the promotion for the Nov. 22 event and the fight during a media roundtable announcing the HBO PPV headliner. His promoter Joe DeGuardia talks about Algieri’s considerable star potential.
Chris Algieri talked about his Nov. 22 showdown with Manny Pacquiao in Macau and analyzed the style matchup with the Filipino hero during a media roundtable. “He’s never fought a guy as large as me who is athletic,” Algieri said. “Guys who move, who have angles, who are stylish boxers give him trouble.”
RingTV.com contributor Francisco Salazar provides some news on fight cards, press events and fighters making moves in Southern California, including notes from the recent Gennady Golovkin media workout in Santa Monica.
The gloves issue loomed over the final stop of the five-city press tour for the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana rematch, which took place in Los Angeles. The fighters also disagreed on who was the “dirty fighter” in their competitive first match.
Zolani Tete made his fourth start in as many countries on Friday, defeating previously unbeaten Teiru Kinoshita at the Portopia Hotel in Kobe, Japan by unanimous decision to win the vacant IBF 115-pound strap. The scores were 118-110 (twice) and 119-109.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn how Floyd Mayweather Jr. feels about Marcos Maidana’s skill in comparison to past opponents.